Patrick Henry Community College: Review & Facts

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Patrick Henry Community College is a small two-year, public school with 2,595 students enrolled. This institution was originated in 1962 and is the only institution located in Martinsville, Virginia.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
41
Fair
Patrick Henry Community College will give you the opportunity to get a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Patrick Henry Community College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 41 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Industrial Technologies, Medical, and Office and Clerical Services. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.


Student Retention
63%
Bad
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Patrick Henry Community College is relatively low at 63% (below Virginia average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
22 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Patrick Henry Community College is low: 33%. Nearly 11% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Patrick Henry Community College is reasonable - 22:1. Learn more information on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$10,300
Medium
Average tuition pricing is close to the nationwide median - around $9,400 per academic year. The additional fees at Patrick Henry Community College not covered by tuition are roughly $900; this comes to a total of $10,300 annually.

Read the details about Patrick Henry Community College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The school will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Patrick Henry Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (276) 656-0311 or check Patrick Henry Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Patrick Henry Community College offers a distance education program.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Patrick Henry Community College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
At present there is no on-campus housing at Patrick Henry Community College.

Based on the college crime data, Patrick Henry Community College seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Patrick Henry Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Patrick Henry Community College, 645 Patriot Avenue, Martinsville, Virginia 24112, USA
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